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Alameda County Housing Affordability Nudges Up

Housing affordability inched up in Alameda County in the third quarter. (East Bay Real Estate Directory)

Data from the California Association of Realtors shows that housing affordability in Alameda County improved slightly in the third quarter.

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Alameda County Housing Affordability Drops

Housing affordability in Alameda County dropped in the third quarter. (East Bay Real Estate Directory)

Housing affordability in Alameda County dropped in the third quarter, according to the latest data from the California Association of Realtors.

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Penalty if First Installment of Property Taxes Not Paid by Business Close on December 10th

The first installment of your property tax bill is late if paid after December 10th.

Technically, the first installment of your Alameda County property tax bill was due last Friday. However, a penalty won’t be assessed unless you pay after close of business on Tuesday, December 10th.

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Approval of $7.7 Billion Transportation Tax Measure Delayed by Alameda City Council

By Erica Madison

Alameda County Transportation Commission presented their thirty year one-cent tax proposal to Alameda City Council on Tuesday March 20, 2012, but Alameda City Councilmember Lena Tam pushed to delay the council’s decision, citing “a lack of education” as the reason.

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Recession Has a Positive Impact on Alameda County’s Fight to End Homelessness

By Erica Madison

According to a new report released at the end of July by Alameda County the homeless population is down 13.6%.

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Alameda County Refutes City’s Claims About Bridge Proposal

In a letter dated August 2nd, Daniel Woldesenbet, Alameda County’s Director of Public Works, refuted claims made by the City of Alameda about the negative affects of the County’s proposal to reduce staffing on the bridges between Alameda and Oakland.

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Alameda City Council Denies Alameda County’s Estuary Drawbridges Request

By Erica Madison

Dear Alameda waterfront homeowners, if you happen to need medical attention between 4:30pm and 9:00am please call 4 hours ahead of your emergency.

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I-880 Plans to Relieve Traffic Congestion in Alameda Revealed pt.2

By Erica Madison

At a joint City Council and Alameda Reuse and Redevelopment Authority meeting, ACCMA revealed the city’s $74 million plan to help improve congestion on 29th Ave.

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  • RT : Reminder: Alameda County offices will be closed tomorrow 11/27 & 11/28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. ,
  • MT : Expect a heavy police presence both on and near freeways in #Oakland. #Alameda http://t.co/XmGz6F9rxx ,
  • Two #Alameda PD vehicles vandalized in #Oakland during mutual aid response to #Ferguson protests ,
  • RT : TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic is being stopped by #Ferguson protesters on EB and WB I-580 at Telegraph in #Oakland. http://t.co/qzMZSs4OWc ,
  • Developer Drops Plans for Crab Cove Property http://t.co/4KDsC7IdDr ,

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